Mathematics and Statistics, Kenyon College

Position ID: Kenyon-VAP2017 [#11330]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Position Type: Other
Position Location: Gambier, Ohio 43022, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics or Statistics
Starting Date: 2018/07/01
Application Deadline: 2018/03/01* finished (posted 2017/11/14, finished 2018/04/17, listed until 2018/03/31)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

Kenyon College invites applications for a two-year, full-time, visiting assistant professor position in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, to begin in July 2018. A Ph.D. in Mathematics, Statistics, or a closely related field is preferred, but ABD’s will be considered. Prior teaching experience at a U.S. college or university is required. Our department has a strong commitment to student-centered learning. Thus, we will be particularly interested in candidates with experience in active learning techniques and/or laboratory-based instruction. In addition, the ability to teach statistics, applied mathematics or computer science is desirable.

Kenyon College, located on an idyllic campus in rural central Ohio, is ranked in the top tier of national liberal arts colleges and has a reputation for outstanding teaching and scholarship. We have a national student body of about 1700 students. The Mathematics and Statistics Department is housed in a spacious and well-equipped building. We have eight full time faculty members teaching a wide range of undergraduate mathematics and statistics courses. The department offers a major in mathematics with concentrations in statistics and classical mathematics. We also contribute to an interdisciplinary concentration in scientific computing. Kenyon faculty members are expected to be excellent teachers who maintain strong research programs, and there are funds available to support travel and faculty development. The typical teaching load is five courses per year. For more information about the mathematics department go to

Applications should be submitted by December 15, 2017 to ensure full consideration. However, we will continue to accept applications until the position is filled. Begin the application process by going to:

PLEASE NOTE: Before we can consider your application materials on, you must also register and complete the demographic section of the Kenyon College application AND all application materials must be submitted electronically through the website.

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Kenyon College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the College's policy to evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, physical and/or mental disability, age, religion, medical condition, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by institutional policy or state, local, or federal law.

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